The Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery has been a pioneer in patient care, research and medical training in the field since the mid-19th century. We have a long tradition as leaders in surgical and non-surgical treatments for diseases, disorders and injuries of the mouth, teeth, jaws and face. Our department combines the world-renowned resources of the Perelman School of Medicine and the Penn Dental School.
Since the mid-19th century, the Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery have been pioneers in patient care, biomedical research and medical education in the field of oral surgery and oral medicine.
The Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery is comprised of three programs: Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Oral Medicine, and Oral and Maxillofacial Rehabilitation.
The Graduate Dental Education programs at Penn Dental Medicine offer a postgraduate study option in oral and maxillofacial surgery.
The Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery conducts innovative basic and translational biomedical science research.